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Post-Blast: Lebanon Says Hospitals Nearly At COVID-19 Capacity

  Lebanon’s health minister warned Monday that hospitals are reaching maximum capacity to treat coronavirus patients after the deadly Beirut blast overwhelmed clinics and as COVID-19 cases have mounted. “Public and private hospitals in the capital in particular have a very limited capacity, whether in terms of beds in intensive care units or respirators,” the … Continue reading Post-Blast: Lebanon Says Hospitals Nearly At COVID-19 Capacity

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Mozambique Insurgency Tests Region’s Anti-Conflict Resolve

  The audacious attack and occupation of a strategic port in Mozambique’s gas-rich province days before a summit of regional leaders will test southern Africa’s counter-insurgency skills, analysts say. Extremist fighters attacked the small but key town of Mocimboa da Praia — the third such attack this year alone — culminating in the capture of … Continue reading Mozambique Insurgency Tests Region’s Anti-Conflict Resolve

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Police Call For Identification Of Missing Boy Found In Anambra

  The police have found a missing boy said to have trekked from Nnewi to Awka, the Anambra State capital. In a statement on Friday, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, Haruna Mohammed, identified the boy as Akachukwu Gabriel. Mohammed, a Superintendent of Police (SP), explained that Akachukwu was found by a team … Continue reading Police Call For Identification Of Missing Boy Found In Anambra

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Countries Tighten Rules As World Coronavirus Deaths Pass 750,000

      The total number of people killed by the novel coronavirus around the world passed 750,000 on Thursday, with some countries toughening control measures as caseloads once again creep up. The Latin America and the Caribbean region remains the global epicentre, accounting for almost one-third of all deaths and housing two of the … Continue reading Countries Tighten Rules As World Coronavirus Deaths Pass 750,000

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Why We Demolished Shanties, Kiosks In Agege – Lagos Govt.

  The Lagos State government on Wednesday demolished over 150 shanties, kiosks, and shop extensions around Arewa Community Central Mosque, popularly called Masalashi Allhaja, in the Agege area. Defending the exercise, Chairman of the Lagos State Environmental and Special Offences Enforcement Unit Taskforce, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, described the shanties as illegal and an environmental “eyesore”. … Continue reading Why We Demolished Shanties, Kiosks In Agege – Lagos Govt.

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INEC Holds Nasarawa Bye-Election To Replace Lawmaker Who Died Of COVID-19

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has conducted bye-election for the Nasarawa Central Constituency at the State House of Assembly. The election is the first to be conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission during the COVID-19 pandemic and is expected to set the pace for forthcoming governorship elections in Edo and Ondo States. … Continue reading INEC Holds Nasarawa Bye-Election To Replace Lawmaker Who Died Of COVID-19

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